South Carolina General Assembly
111th Session, 1995-1996

Bill 1304

Indicates Matter Stricken
Indicates New Matter

                    Current Status

Bill Number:                       1304
Type of Legislation:               Concurrent Resolution CR
Introducing Body:                  Senate
Introduced Date:                   19960328
Primary Sponsor:                   Washington 
All Sponsors:                      Washington 
Drafted Document Number: 
Date Bill Passed both Bodies:      19960402
Subject:                           Mrs. Alice Logan Brown


Body    Date      Action Description                       Com     Leg Involved
______  ________  _______________________________________  _______ ____________

Senate  19960402  Received from House
House   19960328  Introduced, adopted, returned
                  with concurrence
Senate  19960328  Introduced, adopted, sent to House

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Whereas, Mrs. Brown was born on April 2, 1896, in Hendersonville, North Carolina to Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Logan; and

Whereas, Mrs. Brown was a diligent student of Mather Boarding School and graduated from White Hall School; and

Whereas, Mrs. Brown married Reverend Henry Douglas Brown in January 1915 and supported him throughout his ministries in Smoakes, Lincolnville, Holly Hill, Charleston, and Hardeeville; and

Whereas, Mrs. Brown is the devoted mother of eight children: Emma Jane, Helen, Euralee, Merelyn, Douglas, Beatrice, Moses, and Hattie; and

Whereas, Mrs. Brown, a civic-minded and community-oriented individual, generously opened her home in Walterboro in 1955 to area teachers for boarding; and

Whereas, Mrs. Brown, a member of St. Peter's A.M.E. Church, has served the church as mother of the church, in the Women's Missionary Society, as a Stewardess, and has raised more money for St. Peter's A.M.E. than any other person; and

Whereas, Mrs. Brown was honored in 1994 by the South Carolina A.M.E. Church Women's Missionary Society as a fifty-year member; and

Whereas, Mrs. Brown is a member of the National Council of Negro Women, the Pride of Walterboro Chapter 189-the Order of Eastern Star, the Walterboro Branch-NAACP, and the Senior Citizens Group-Walterboro; and

Whereas, Mrs. Brown's family is holding a special birthday dinner and church service in Mrs. Brown's honor on Tuesday, April 2, 1996, in celebration of her one hundredth birthday. Now, therefore,

Be it resolved by the Senate, the House of Representatives concurring:

That the members of the General Assembly congratulate Mrs. Alice Logan Brown on the occasion of her one hundredth birthday and wish her many more happy years.

Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to Mrs. Brown.